A historic city, San Francisco, is a major commercial, financial and cultural hub of Northern
California. It is the 4th most populated city of California. Nicknamed as ‘The City by the Bay’ due
to its location, it was founded in 1776. Famous for its stunning postcard-like views, the city is one
of the most favorite holiday destinations in the world.
The city is everyone’s favorite city located on the West Coast and has been a prime tourist
destination since ages. Thanks to its extensive array of magnetisms, breathtaking views of the
scenic San Francisco Bay and excellent summer weather. San Francisco has an incredible blend of
cultures and has myriad of entertainment options which easily attract travelers from every alcove
and bend of the world for a memorable vacation.
Popular Tourist Attractions
Golden Gate Bridge
– The Golden Gate Bridge is on every visitor’s list and is crowning glory of
San Francisco tourism and is engineers marvel and wonders of the modern world worth to visit
This bridge attracts different travelers and is the most beautiful and the most photographed,
bridge in the world. All day the bridge remains open and is accessible by both public and private
transports. However, many people love to cross the bridge by foot to get the best view across the
areas nearby to it.
– A renowned attraction for tourist of all the ages which was initiated as a
military prison, a lighthouse and a fortification. Alcatraz Island is famous and an ultimate place
for the history buffs.
– This was set up in 1873 to accompany locals contend with several hill stations
within the city. The few remaining cable cars today offer travelers an incredible way to discover
the blissful city in historic style. On your trip to San Francisco don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy
a ride on the cable cars on the scenic routes of Powell –Mason and Powell –Hyde.
Other Popular Attractions
Golden Gate Park
Legion of Honor
California Academy of Sciences